Explore STEM at the Zoo: ZOOMS Institute for Teachers
- January 14, 2020
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See the Zoo in a whole new way! This four day workshop will engage teachers in utilizing animals and the Zoo as a tool to integrate engineering concepts into their curriculum. Sessions focus on engineering BY animals, engineering FROM animals (biomimicry) and engineering FOR animals. Through hands on activities, expert talks and behind the scenes experiences, see how STEM is being used by aquarists, conservationists, and zoo staff to help care for and conserve wildlife both in the zoo and in the wild.
- Designed for K-12 Teachers
- Hear from a variety of zoo professionals and visit the Zoo’s exhibit shop, grizzly bear kitchen, life support, animal health center, and more!
- 24 CEUS available
- Fee includes a light breakfast and full lunch each day
- 3 grad credits available through Hamline University